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valley. kira klapper is in los gatos. >>> we begin with meteorologist mike nicco, welcome back. >>> healthy clip, moderate to heavy rain around sometimes even yellows and oranges causing a lot of ponding on the roads. i was slipping and sliding almost like driving on ice at times, there was so much water on the roads so much hydroplaneing. rainfall amounts of a quarter to 3/10 of an inch per hour covers the entire bay area. -- you can see yellows through the north bay, through the heart of the bay into the east bay valleys. that heaviest of the rain has calmed didn't a little but set the stage for the problems this morning with all that wet weather. more developing along the cold front starting to push into the north bay. because it is pushing into the north bay that means fastest winds and heaviest rain from now through the morning rush hour. it will start to taper as we head into the afternoon. waves of rain and showers did the afternoon hours and temperatures very mild, upper 50s to mid 60s. >>> very dangerous out there this morning. high winds, heavy rain at times, i came i
an accident tough drive all around the bay area this morning i am >>> -- this morning. >>> kira klapper live in los gatos. >> reporter: >> we can hear keira but we can see the story, the rain is coming down heavy, coming down side ways in the south bay they have lots of power outages 15,000 total around the bay area,, waking up without power are more than 4800 customers don't have electricity in san mateo county, nearly 4,000 in marin county. in santa clara county, 2500 customers tone have power, more than 1800 in napa county, there's the -- big ones massive tree fell across a busy road in mill valley this morning. >> between 2 a.m. on to miller avenue. we want to show you the big problem which is some of the lights out affecting the bridges in the area we are working to get more information on when this could be restored and what the cause might be. right now the bay bridge is dark. >> gives an eerie to those headlights. we have lots going on with accidents, power outages and rain. >>> welcome back. flash flood warning expires in eight minutes for sonoma county specifically in area in green
of the storm. kira klapper is live in los gatos. katie marzullo is in mill valley. >> let's begin with meteorologist mike nicco. >>> the big story now is the flooding takes place in petaluma due to penngrove stream exceeding its banks green goes from old adobe road down to 101 out to 116 that's where we are having the flooding. please be careful if you live near penngrove stream it is exit banks. strongest radar return around bodega avenue and skillman lane where they come together going to slide across the heart of petaluma over the next five to 10 minutes and keep adding to the rainfall. the good news is as we look back up stream to the authority and west not seeing solid line of heavier rain, cold front moving through petaluma that's why you are getting lighter to moderate rain now. ahead of it you can see a nice swath of moderate rain moving through the bay area that's why we are getting ponding on the roads now and the winds are fastest now. we'll have our heaviest winds and our fastest winds and heaviest rain now still have waves of showers throughout the afternoon. >>> very
hit wednesday. kira klapper joins us with more on the cleanup efforts. >> reporter: early season nor'easter is expected to slam the mid atlantic and new england with strong winds and heavy rain wednesday. the worst possible news for an already battered region. it has been one week since superstorm sandy hit, leaving 113 dead and more than 1 1/2 million customers still without power. today was the first monday morning commute since sandy unleashed her fury. new york schools reopened, more than one million students, heavy strain on battered transit system. hundreds missed their freezing rain. the seemingly endless lines for gas continued with people gripping their empty fuel cans and frustration mounting by the minute. >> i've been waiting for about 4 1/2 hours. and it is -- [ inaudible ] >> reporter: fema is setting up 10 gas centers and the region. with rationing in new jersey. 20,000 new yorkers remain out of their homes and could be for two more weeks. fema promising to pay for their hotel room -- hotel rooms during that time. >> we have hot soup, hot chocolate. >> reporter: overni
an innocent bystander and injured an officer. kira klapper is at the san jose police department. >> reporter: good morning. the police officers association is offering a $10,000 reward, hoping someone can lead them to the accomplice of jonathan wilbanks together they went on a violent crime spree he's already under arrest, police are looking for his partner crime. they don't have a name or description both were said to be wearing ski masks. it began before 7:30 friday night when they robbed a little caesar's on story road, then a gas station, an hour after that a jack-in-the-box. police say the pair didn't hurt anyone until they reached the 7-eleven, where they shot and killed 22-year-old campbell resident in an attempted carjacking. police spotted the pair, the pair initiated a shootout with officers. one officer was grazed at the hip by a bullet before thened up catching wilbanks. the reward is rare. >> this is not something that is done routinely. these are extraordinary circumstances, two of our officers barely walked away with their lives. >> reporter: we hope to learn more later this m
. >>> right now, los gatos police investigating an early morning home invasion homicide. kira klapper joins us with the story. >> reporter: good morning many police tell me this could be the first murder here since 1972, that is 40 years many this morning one man dead, his wife police say is unharmed she is in the hospital being treated for nonlife-threatening injuries. we have video from down the street from that house where crime scene tape was blocking off the scene of the crime. police say a woman called 911 after 1:30 this morning saying someone broke into the home and ransacked it. police arrived less than 10 minutes later they phone the woman's husband dead in the home. >> there's -- they found the woman's husband dead inside the home. >> there's lots of things that strange it is a safe, question yet community the house is well back into the neighborhood in a remote location. that's a big part of the investigation why was somebody there? what was their intention? what if anything was taken? >> reporter: authorities are still piecing together with the help of that female victim who is in
home invasion h homicid. kira klapper joins us with the story. >> reporter: good morning many police tell me this could be the first murder here since 1972, that is 40 years many this morning one man de, his wife policeayay is unharmed she is in the hospital being trteted for nonlife-threateng g injuries. we have video fromdodown the street from that house where crime scene tape was blocking off the scene of the crime. police say a wanan called 911 after 1:30 this morning saying someone broke into the home and ransacked it. police arrived less than 10 minutes lat t they phone the woman's husband de in the home. >> there's-- they found the womas s husband dead inside the home. >> there's lots of things that strange it isaa safe, question yet coununity the house is well back into the neighborhood in a remote location. that's a big part of the investigation why was somebody there? what was their intention? what if anything was taken? >> reporter: authorities are still piecing together with e e help of that female victim who is in the hospital a descriptio of who they are looking for and
-- killing a 22-year-old in a carjacking attempt at a 711 store. coming up at 6:30, kira klapper will join us with the reward officers are hoping will bring the wanted manna -- wanted man into custody. >> families waiting online to get help for the holidays. that need is definitely not over yet. >> reporter: we are here in the pantry where it looks like there is a lot of food. check out the vegetables behind me, they tell me they still feel like they are short. they would love to see another 1,000 turkeys so they can meet their goals this week. people coming to pick up food have an points, no need to wait in line. check out what we found this morning, people out in the cold, waiting in line, officials say they did not expect to see this it just illustrates the need out there. they say they hear a lot of talk about the recession coming to an end. but they aren't seeing it. >> if it wasn't for this place, i wouldn't have nothing. thankful for it. >> we are still seeing very a lot of people continue coming here. the fact that people are willing to wait in line overnight, first of all when they a
up, kira klapper will reveal new information about the victims. >>> highway patrol says bay area fatalities are up from last year at this time, seven people have died on bay area roads compared to six last thanksgiving weekend. chp says this bmw was going fast in foggy conditions yesterday morning when it rear-ended a big rig on i-81 person died at the scene, a second victim was airlifted to john newer medical center. >>> highway -- patrol trying to -- an unidentified woman was walking on the freeway she was hit by several cars the first driver did not stop. the investigation kept the northbound lanes shutdown nearly three hours. >>> 6:04. black friday is over now it is time for cyber monday, retailers are calling today the busiest of the holiday season for online shopping. katie marzullo is live with what retailers are expecting. >> reporter: retailers are expecting to make big money. for their part consumers get the big discounts when it comes to clothing, gap and abercrombie offering 30% to 40% off everything, tv on amazon for 60% off, diamond earrings at kmart discounted up t
crimestoppers or san jose police directly. kira klapper, abc7 news. >>> departing flights at san francisco international were delayed for about 20 minutes this morning, suspicious checked bag triggered an inspection by officers and airline staff 8:30 this morning. authorities are not saying what was in the bag. the incident remains under investigation. >>> fire sent six to the hospital and knocked down power lines. sonoma fire officials say when m was hanging from the deck of one of the rooms at the lodge. five were taken to the hospital. investigators think the fire started in one of the rooms. >>> to the violence in the middle east. israel and hamas both say they are open to a diplomatic solution. airstrikes continue for a sixth day with deadly results, with the elections in israel coming up in january. katie marzullo is here with the latest. >> reporter: we have new video, from this morning, you can see israeli missile hit a highrise in gaza city. the building houses foreign and domestic media offices. islamic jihad said the strike killed one of its top leaders. day six, israeli aircraf
county. kira klapper joins us with the latest on the investigation. >> reporter: the family tells us they will hold the funeral next wednesday in san already recent zoe for a mother, father and their 8-year-old sun -- son, all killed saturday night. -- their 10-year-old daughter survived. their rhee crossed over four lanes and slammed head-on into a van both cars had children in them. investigation is hampered by a lack of witnesses. people in the town of camino say they say gruesome crashes like this a few times each year. they have theories about what caused this holiday weekend head-on collision. >> probably just need to slow it down. get it to slow down somehow. >> slow the speed limit. there was 55 recently in the last couple of years they raised it to 65. >> dangerous. >> there was a deer and she saw it limping and she honked and it limped away, half an hour, 20 minutes after the crash. >> maybe the car maybe nicked the deer and during that when it hit -- didn't want to hit it. >> reporter: as for the family in the minivan they are from five mile froms from the crash site a 4-y
foothills saturday night on a busy stretch of highway 50 in eldorado county. kira klapper joins us with the latest on the investigation. >> reporter: the family tells us they will hold the funeral next wednesday in san already recent zoe for a mother, father and their 8-year-old sun -- son, all killed saturday night. -- their 10-year-old daughter survived. their rhee crossed over four lanes and slammed head-on into a van both cars had children in them. investigation is hampered by a lack of witnesses. people in the town of camino say they say gruesome crashes like this a few times each year. they have theories about what caused this holiday weekend head-on collision. >> probably just need to slow it down. get it to slow down somehow. >> slow the speed limit. there was 55 recently in the last couple of years they raised it to 65. >> dangerous. >> there was a deer and she saw it limping and she honked and it limped away, half an hour, 20 minutes after the crash. >> maybe the car maybe nicked the deer and during that when it hit -- didn't want to hit it. >> reporter: as for the family
this well. kira klapper is live with more. >> reporter: three adults and four children uninjured, remarkable outcome considering the turn of events yesterday afternoon. 25 foot pleasure craft overturned off dillon beach. the helicopter had rescued three adults and two children who had been clinging to the hull of the boat. looks like our video is not working right now. we will have that coming up later. people were watching in awe from the shore. the rescue mission turned a little terrifying when they realized two children were trapped inside the boat's cabin, it was quickly filling with water they were able to cut open the hull and rescue those two children, safe, sound, just a little wet. all seven people, four children and three adults are recovering from a little bit of hypothermia this morning. incredible outcome. kira klapper, abc7 news. >>> it is 5:10. not 6:10. remember to turn back the clock yesterday? let's hope so. >>> sun coming up an hour earlier -- sunsets at 5:06 which means you are not going to have much sunshine. 24 hour temperature change, a little warmer this morning in mo
. oakland victims a 38-year-old, 39-year-old, and an 8-year-old. 10-year-old survive. kira klapper will have much more coming up. >>> starting tonight, san jose leaders are holding neighborhood meetings to get public input on choose the next police chief. chief moore announced he will retire at the end of january. the -- he was promoted two years ago to replace retiring chief days. now he's leaving amid deep budget cuts lay-offs and low morale. the first of four community meetings starts tonight at 6:third -- 30. >>> the san francisco sherry's deputy -- the san francisco sheriff's deputy is accused of robbing bank of america on november 7th. police say he handed the teller a note saying he was armed and demanded money he got $1700 in cash. authorities used fingerprints on the note and surveillance video to identify him. >>> boy facing charges as adult in connection with brutal kidnapping of an elderly woman. he will return to court for arraignment later this morning in vallejo. the 65-year-old woman was kidnapped at gunpoint, while walking to her minivan on november 15th. the 14-year-old of
taking that into account the fire department adds it is a very happy ending. kira klapper, abc7 news. >>> 6:04. >> authorities continuing to find damage caused by superstorm sandy. this morning, disney and abc are teaming up with the red cross for a day of giving to help victims. amy hollyfield joins us live from san francisco to show how you can help. >> reporter: think about what your money could go toward. you can help them buy blankets, they are going to need 80,000 during this disaster at the shelters everybody gets a could the and blanket there's 120 three shelters open now, every child -- there's 123 shelters open now. every child gets a -- it is not just cash they need. you guys have another dire need that people can give. >> storm cancelled over 360 red cross blood drives in the last week or so there's a critical need for blood. if someone has already given a cash donation they may want to consider a blood donation, a gift that will save a life. the best thing to do is make appointment ahead of time by going to redcross.org and that will go a long way. >> reporter: you have
at 11 a.m.. kira klapper, abc7 news. >>> police have identified the man found shot to death in menlo park. officers found the 42-year-old inside his car on ivy drive saturday night. police are searching for two people seen running from the scene one ran north the other west, police have not revealed a possible motive. >>> the man accused of killing seven people at an oakland university is scheduled to be back in court today. a judge is holding a hearing to determine if one goh is mentally competent to stand trial. the 43-year-old has pleaded not guilty, police say he admitted he did it because he was angry at oikos for refusing to refund his tuition. his public defender is questioning his competency. >>> demonstrators are planning to protest in friend of israeli consulate in san francisco in afternoon over the escalating conflict in gaza. palestinians continue to fire more than 100 rockets into israel overnight and israel retaliated, missile attack destroyed two hopes in gaza city, killing four and wounding 42. israeli leaders are preparing to ram up military operations while he -- t
family are dead. kira klapper joins us with more. >> reporter: people living in the sierra town of mean another speculating a deer in the road caused the crash. others say speed. prius and minivan both carrying children slammed into one another the prius crossed over four lanes and hit the oncoming van, four people were killed, three victims from an oakland family. 38-year-old, 39-year-old, and an 8-year-old all died in the prius, a 10-year-old survived. in the minivan a 4-year-old girl die. people who live nearby say three times a year, a deadly crash happens on this stretch of highway 50, they say speed is the problem. >> they just need to slow it down. >> slow the speed limit down there was 55, in the last couple of years they raised it to 55. it is dangerous. >> reporter: five others were injured, we don't know their conditions. we did speak with family members who told us the funeral for the oakland victims will be held december 5th in san lorenzo, kira klapper, abc7 news. >>> highway patrol says bay area fatalities are up from last thanksgiving weekend, seven people died on bay ar
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